SOMERS POINT ARTS COMMISSION

Art in the Park Art Show & Sale / REGISTRATION INFO


***POET LAUREATE
Somers Poet's Poet Laureate, Maria Provenzano was appointed to the Poet Laureate position on Jan. 5, 2015. Her responsibilities are to promote the art of poetry reading and writing in the Somers Point through 2016. Maria will read at official city functions as well as present workshops at Somers Point Schools and Somers Point Library appear at Somers Point businesses for POP UP POETRY.***

*** MURAL PROJECT
The Richard Somers Mural Project: The Art of "His"story has is now complete; completed and dedicated 9-20-2015. Maryann Cannon finished her work painting the exterior walls Somers Point Library Branch of the Atlantic County Library System at Shore Rd and New Jersey Avenue that overlooks the Richard Somers Memorial Park.

The mission of the Arts Commission, as stated in Ord. #13-2006 and in Resolution #99-2013 is to provide, promote and cultivate the Arts in Somers Point through support and coordination of community services and such additional functions, purposes and goals as may from time to time be determined by City Council resolution.

The Arts Commission consists of 10 members who are appointed by the City Council by Resolution at the January reorganization meeting each year or at any subsequent regular meeting in January of each year.

The Arts Commission members for 2017:

The Commission will meet on the 4th Monday of every month in the City Hall Council Room at 6:00 pm.

Minutes are taken at each meeting and on file at the City Clerk’s Office and are available to the public upon request.

2016 MEETING DATES

Somers Point Arts Commission agenda

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Contact person – Kathleen Arleth – katharleth@hotmail.com